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Details of Dr. David Oersted Mirera   


Gender male
Job title Research Officer
Department Fisheries and Aquaculture
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Tel +254-722-646270
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Degree MSc.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Fisheries, Aquaculture , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Fisheries, Ecology, Mangroves conservation, silvofisheries and mariculture
Research Region 71
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise proposal write-up, Scientific paper development, information dissemination, Training and extension
Comments Could wish to interlact with other researchers working on practical research areas.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. David MIRERA)

? Mirera, O. D., and Mosknes, P-O, (2014). Comparative performance of wild juvenile Scylla serrata (Forsskål) in different culture systems: net cages, mangrove pens and earthen ponds. Aquaculture international, DOI 10.1007/s10499-014-9805-3
? Moksnes, P-O, Mirera, O. D, Bjorkvik, E, Hamad, I. D, Mahudi, H. M, Nyqvist1, D, Jiddawi, N, Troell, M. (2014). Natural growth of Scylla serrata in East Africa: A valuable tool for assessing growth of mud crabs in aquacultures. Aquaculture research, 1-16; doi:10.1111/are.12449.
Mirera, D.H.O. (2011) Trends in exploitation, development and management of artisanal mud crab (Scylla serrata-Forsskal-1775) fishery and small-scale culture in Kenya: An overview Ocean & Coastal Management 54, 844-855
Mirera, O. D., Kairo, J. G., Kimani, E, N and Waweru, F. K. (2010). A comparison in fish assemblages in mangrove forests and on intertidal flats at Ungwana bay, Kenya. African Journal of Aqautic Science, 35 (2): 165-171.
Mirera. H. O. D. (2009). Mud Crab (Scylla serrata) Culture: Understanding the Technology in a Silvofisheries Perspective. Western Indian Ocean J. Mar. Sci. Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 127-137.

Created: 2008-01-25 Last Updated: 2016-07-04 by David MIRERA